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Description of Rhododendron 'Hazel'

R. 'Hazel' 
Photo by: Harold Greer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

bureavii x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-campanulate, 3" across, pale purplish pink with deeper pink edges, both inside and outside and with slight brown spotting. Held in ball-shaped truss of 12-15 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly oblong to narrowly elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 4" long, glossy, dark green, woolly tan to brown indumentum, leaves retained 2 years. Upright, moderately branched plant. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 793 

 Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on local climate and soil conditions.
Hardiness temperature is also an approximate guideline.

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